2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Arkansas

1 College
99 Bachelor's Degrees
$32,192 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in ArkansasIn 2018-2019, 99 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Arkansas college or university. This makes it the #39 most popular major in the state. This means that 1.5% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent animal science programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the animal science program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students list to help you make the college decision.

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2021 Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students in Arkansas

The following school tops our list of the Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students


University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR

University of Arkansas tops the 2021 list of our schools in Arkansas that are best for non-traditional animal science students. UARK is a very large public school located in the small city of Fayetteville. UARK did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Arkansas list.

About 4.9% of UARK students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 5,366 students at UARK that take at least one class online. 5,176 students are part time. UARK does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Georgia 109
Florida 151
Tennessee 170
North Carolina 262
Virginia 154
South Carolina 108
Alabama 138
Kentucky 59
Louisiana 83
Mississippi 91
West Virginia 80

Animal Science is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Animal Science

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 347
Plant Sciences 59
General Agriculture 39
Food Science Technology 32
Agricultural Production 31

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Notes and References


*Avg Cost is for the top school only.


  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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